Suicide Bombers Dressed at UN Peacekeepers Fire Rockets along with Blow Up Vehicles in Mali
Islamists dressed as UN peacekeepers fired off rockets along with blew up their vehicles in Mali on Saturday.
The jihadists killed one along with injured several French troops in Timbuktu.
Via Reuters along with Religion of Peace:
Militants disguised as U.N. peacekeepers exploded two suicide car bombs along with fired dozens of rockets at the French along with United Nations bases in Mali’s northern city of Timbuktu on Saturday, killing one along with wounding many, Malian authorities said.
The U.N. mission confirmed which the complex attack had killed a U.N. peacekeeper. The Malian government said in addition which 10 French soldiers had been wounded, although the French mission did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
“Terrorists wearing blue helmets aboard two cars laden with explosives, including one inside colours of the Malian army along with another which has a ‘UN’ written inside item, attempted to infiltrate these camps,” the Malian government statement said.